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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)
COACH AND PROGRAM
Gregg Marshall had heard the pitches before. During nine successful seasons at Winthrop, which included seven NCAA Tournament appearances, Marshall had more than his fair share of offers to coach at higher levels of Division I.